medical team is allotted with 200 to 250 students to be covered in a visit.
team will provide health care checkup to the students thrice a year.
diseases that affects education and development leads to
serious illness causing handicaps in the students are detected and
treated with due care and love.
who require specialised treatment are referred to higher medical institutions.
referred cases of students are treated in the referral centres in a
Thursdays are observed as "SCHOOL HEALTH DAYS". All
Saturdays are observed as "Referral Days".
teachers in each school are identified and given training to
co-ordinate and assist in the effective implementation of the scheme.
students studying in higher classes are identified to work as
"Health Guides". These students will also identify the
students with health problems and bring to the notice of the
Teachers, Doctors and the visiting paramedical teams.
health cards have been printed and supplied.
health cards will be issued to the students with Transfer
Certificate when they leave the school.
appraisal register, Referral registers and Drug stock registers are
printed and supplied for recording different health status and morbid
conditions of the students examined.
worth Rs. 300.00 lakhs have been arranged to be supplied through
TNMSC Ltd., for the Primary Health Centres, 40 SMI teams, other local
bodies and for referral centres for treating the referred case of
facilitate easy mobility of school medical teams and transport
referred cases of students POL charges and contingent funds have been released.
and other educative materials like portable exhibition panels, Kits
and posters carrying health message visuals on good health habits and
practices to strengthen medicare services and to create awareness
among paramedical staff, teachers and students are supplied.
documentation of SCHCP has been done.
exhibition kits on Mental Health and Good Health Practices have been
supplied to educate teachers.
the year 2014-2015 (upto April 2015), out of 43,825 targeted schools, the
visits of the Medical teams to the schools are as follows.